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The Stairway to the Distant Past

Overview

The unlucky private detective, Mike Hama, again treads the gray streets of Yokohama in this sequel to The Most Terrible Time in My Life. The adventure begins in Maiku Hama's office, located above a run-down cinema that is so desperate for cash, they charge admission to Hama's potential clients. For this case, the clumsy and nattily dressed detective begins investigating the true identity of the enigmatic crimelord of the waterfront, the White Man. He must also deal with the sudden reappearance of his estranged ...
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Overview

The unlucky private detective, Mike Hama, again treads the gray streets of Yokohama in this sequel to The Most Terrible Time in My Life. The adventure begins in Maiku Hama's office, located above a run-down cinema that is so desperate for cash, they charge admission to Hama's potential clients. For this case, the clumsy and nattily dressed detective begins investigating the true identity of the enigmatic crimelord of the waterfront, the White Man. He must also deal with the sudden reappearance of his estranged mother who abandoned him and his sister many years before. She works as a stripper and bills herself as Dynamite Sexy Lily.
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Special Features

The Maiku Hama trilogy: trailers; Stills gallery; Cast & crew profiles; Optional English subtitles
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/5/2005
  • UPC: 738329040321
  • Original Release: 1994
  • Rating:

  • Source: Kino Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Subtitled
  • Time: 1:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 94,693

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. New Wheels [7:13]
2. Case Closed [5:02]
3. Mother Dearest [9:51]
4. On the Waterfront [10:55]
5. Memories... [8:12]
6. Water Wars [8:10]
7. Wanted Man [9:19]
8. Self-Preservation [9:09]
9. Oedipus Rex [7:40]
10. Get Whitey [10:57]
11. Requiem [4:38]
12. The Zoo [8:53]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Movie
   Select Scenes
   Special Features
      Trailers
         The Most Terrible Time in My Life
         The Stairway to the Distant Past
         The Trap
      Profiles
         Masatoshi Nagase - Maiku Hama
         Eiji Okada - The Man in White
         Haruko Wanibuchi - Lily Hama
         Sumiko Sakamoto - Mary of the Bay
         Kiyotaka Nanbara - Hoshino
         Joe Shishido - Joe
         Akaji Maro - Detective Nakayama
         Kaizo Hayashi - Director
         Daisuke Tengan - Writer
      Stills Gallery
   Subtitles
      Subtitles: On
      Subtitles: Off
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